Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War

Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War

Nathaniel Philbrick


"Vivid and remarkably fresh...Philbrick has recast the Pilgrims for the ages."
--The big apple occasions publication Review

Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in history
New York instances publication evaluation best Ten books of the Year


How did the United States start? that easy query launches the acclaimed writer of Bunker Hill and Valiant Ambition on a unprecedented trip to appreciate the reality at the back of our so much sacred nationwide delusion: the voyage of the Mayflower and the cost of Plymouth Colony. As Philbrick finds during this electrifying background of the Pilgrims, the tale of Plymouth Colony was once a fifty-five yr epic that begun in danger and resulted in battle. New England erupted right into a bloody clash that almost burnt up the English colonists and natives alike. those occasions formed the present communites and the rustic that will develop from them.

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